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Chest with drawers

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Inscription

The initials "AW" are carved on the top rail, probably for the original, unknown, owner; a small "A" is also carved on a leaf on the top drawer.

Provenance

Probably originally made for an person with the Initials "AW," as carved on the top front tail; found in Connecticut; bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler (Accession Date September 1, 2932)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

about1700-1730

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 15

Dimensions

113.03 x 110.97 x 43.5 cm (44 1/2 x 43 11/16 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

32.260

Medium or Technique

Oak, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes